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Origins of the Danielson surname

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About the Danielsons

We have a total number of 6355 records for people with the last name Danielson.

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Where do most Danielsons live?

In 1921, most Danielsons lived in North East.

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Interesting facts about Danielsons

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 588 records for the Danielson surname. The oldest one dates back to 1896.

Who were Danielsons most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Danielsons.

What are the most common Danielson first names?

  • John
  • Carl
  • Anna
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Danielsons

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Danielsons in 1921
Domestic Servant




Farm Servant


Farmer & Fishermans Daur


Wool Knitter


Common Male occupations for Danielsons in 1921
Farm Hands


Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers


General Farmers






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